Community News

  1. Part Time - 20 hours per week - 2 year contract
    The post-holder will play a key role in the management and smooth running and marketing of the Rooksdown Community Centre and new community facilities. Working closely with the volunteer management committee and local statutory and voluntary sector partners, the Centre Manager will work to ensure that Rooksdown Community Facilities are vibrant, well managed facilities for local residents.
    Personal qualities are important: the post holder will need a strong commitment to helping members of the community get involved and help manage events in the community.
    The post holder will also need to be self-reliant, energetic and able to prioritise activities.
    For a full job description please email
  2. All reference to Rooksdown Community Association charity number 1142688 on this website have been transferred to the new charity number 1174526 with the same name.

    The website is due to be replaced but if you require any further information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or
  3. Up and coming community events:

    Rooksdown Rodeo and Summer Fair 2019 - Sunday 7th July 11am - 3pm

    Children's Christmas Party - Saturday 30th November 3pm - 5pm

    Christmas Tree Lights Switch On - Saturday 30th November 5pm

    For more information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or
  4. We are currently working on opening new facilities in 2019/2020 and we are taking expressions of interest for regular hirers and those agencies who may be looking for venues to deliver services in the community.

    These new facilities:

    17 & 19 Greenlands Road - new community units
    Main Park Prewett Hall in Northbrook Crescent.

    Keep an eye out for how these will be brought into use as the building work continues.

    Please contact us for more information on availability and details on room sizes.

    Please send your enquiries to
  5. We currently have several opportunities for regular hirers at the Community Centre:
    • Tuesday Evening
    • Thursday Evening
    • Saturday - Morning & Afternoon
    We also have a new building opening in 2019 / 2020 and we are looking for expressions of interest for all days of the week for both term time and holidays.

    If you would like to know more information please contact our bookings team on or call 01256 869626.